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Cross Traffic Alert*
Cross Traffic Alert (CTA) is a driver support that supplements BLIS* and is designed to help the driver detect traffic crossing behind the car when it is reversing. The auto-brake subfunction can help the driver to stop the car in the event of a risk of collision with an unobserved vehicle.
Activating or deactivating Cross Traffic Alert*
The driver can select to switch off the warning in the Cross Traffic Alert (CTA) function – the auto brake subfunction cannot be switched off, however, and continues to be active.
Messages for Cross Traffic Alert*
A number of messages regarding Cross Traffic Alert (CTA) can be shown in the driver display. Here are some examples.
Limitations of Cross Traffic Alert*
The Cross Traffic Alert (CTA) function with auto-brake may have limited functionality in certain situations. Brake intervention is active at speeds below 15 km/h.